If you take a 15-minute drive along the A9, you will find the House of Bruar. It's the perfect destination for anyone who loves to shop. It is a must-visit during your Scottish getaway so that you can get a taste of true Scottish shopping and bring back plenty of souvenirs.
The House of Bruar is an independent department store. The building that houses the store is beautifully designed. With its glass-sided staircase, the views into and out of the building are stunning. The House of Bruar aims to provide a unique rural shopping experience. The store is named for its location at the Falls of Bruar. With its picturesque locale, the store is a perfect location to showcase the best of Scottish clothing, art, fashion, and produce.
The House of Bruar specialises in luxury country clothing. They have some great choices in local Tweeds and cashmere. The choices in Ladieswear and Menswear are extensive. There are also sporting, home, and kitchen sections. You can also find a delicatessen and a food hall which stock a wide selection of local food and drinks, including an exclusive range of locally produced Sloe gins and Scottish Raspberry liqueurs.
You can buy a wide range of quality food and drink in the food hall. However, there is also a restaurant on site. The restaurant is the perfect place to refuel after browsing the wide selection of goods in the store.
The self-service restaurant is house is a stunning Victorian-style conservatory. The wide range of options means that there is something for everyone. Lighter mean options include then there are gourmet sandwiches, soups, and even traditional haggis. If you have worked up a larger appetite, then you can try the expertly prepared local lamb and pork, which are available from the carvery. For those with a sweet tooth, you'll find that the cakes and biscuits do not disappoint.